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March 24, 2017, 6:41 AM EDT
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), chairman of the House intelligence committee, says the names of American citizens picked up in legal, incidental intelligence collection normally should not find their way into intelligence reports.
March 23, 2017, 11:48 AM EDT
It’s “rookie day” for the Republicans, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told a news conference on Thursday, hours before a planned vote on the Republicans’ repeal and replace plan. It's unclear if the vote will happen.
March 23, 2017, 11:06 AM EDT
“After careful deliberation, I have concluded that I cannot support Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court,” Schumer said. “His nomination will have a cloture vote. He will have to earn 60 votes for confirmation."
March 23, 2017, 10:12 AM EDT
Democrats insist it is inappropriate and offensive for Donald Trump to criticize a federal judge, but listen to what they've said about you, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) told Judge Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing on Wednesday.
March 23, 2017, 8:48 AM EDT
Congressional Democrats, eager to see President Donald Trump's tax returns, have been clamoring for a special prosecutor to look into the Trump team's ties to Russia ever since Trump became president.
March 23, 2017, 7:01 AM EDT
Hours after House intelligence committee chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) announced he has new information about the incidental, but legal, collection of information on members of the Trump transition team, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) called the revelation is “disturbing.”
March 23, 2017, 5:13 AM EDT
Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) and Rep. Dave Brat (R-Va.) discuss the prospects for passing a repeal and replace bill with Fox New's Sean Hannity shortly before 11 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
March 22, 2017, 11:26 AM EDT
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), the ranking member of Judiciary Committee, championed women’s rights on Wednesday, as she questioned Judge Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing. She worried that his reliance on “originalism” would set women back, particularly when it comes to abortion.
March 22, 2017, 7:47 AM EDT
When it comes to repealing and replacing Obamacare, "I think we should do what we said," Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) said on Wednesday.
March 22, 2017, 6:56 AM EDT
"If" is the operative word on Wednesday, one day before House Republicans vote on a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare with a system that conservatives have dubbed Obamacare lite.
March 22, 2017, 5:46 AM EDT
As Republicans hail Judge Neil Gorsuch as an "outstanding" Supreme Court nominee, Democrats are lining up against him for partisan reasons.
March 21, 2017, 11:57 AM EDT
“For a judge, precedent is a very important thing,” Judge Neil Gorsuch told the Senate Judiciary Committee at his confirmation hearing on Tuesday. “We don't go reinvent the wheel every day.”
March 21, 2017, 11:08 AM EDT
You can’t put every health care item you want into a budget reconciliation bill, House Speaker Paul Ryan told a news conference on Tuesday, but he said Republicans have added some “huge conservative wins.”
March 21, 2017, 10:16 AM EDT
Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, testifies at his confirmation hearing on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (Screen grab from C-SPAN)(CNSNews.com) - On the second day of his confirmation hearing, Judge Neil Gorsuch was asked for his view on the separation of powers.
March 21, 2017, 9:02 AM EDT
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, made something very clear in his opening statement on Monday: "Most important, we do not yet know whether the Russians had the help of U.S. citizens, including people associated with the Trump campaign,” he said.
March 21, 2017, 5:33 AM EDT
It’s not a good thing for a Supreme Court justice to interpret the Constitution based on the Founders’ original intent, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) told Judge Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing on Monday:
March 20, 2017, 1:28 PM EDT
Do you expect Russia to amplify its interference in future U.S. elections? Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen asked FBI Director James Comey on Monday as he testified before the House intelligence committee on Monday.
March 20, 2017, 11:33 AM EDT
FBI Director James Comey told the House intelligence committee on Monday that he has looked carefully but found “no information” to support President Donald Trump’s accusation that President Obama “wiretapped” him.
March 20, 2017, 10:37 AM EDT
“Who has leaked classified information?” House intelligence committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) asked at Monday’s hearing on Russian influence in the U.S. election. He urged whistleblowers to “come forward and speak to the committee.”
March 20, 2017, 8:28 AM EDT
When it comes to health insurance, “The number one issue is premiums – premiums, premiums, premiums,” Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) told CBS’s “Face the Nation” on Sunday.